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Ethics: The Essential Writings

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In Ethics: The Essential Writings, philosopher Gordon Marino skillfully presents an accessible, provocative anthology of both ancient and modern classics on matters moral. The philosophers represent 2,500 years of thought—from Plato, Kant, and Nietzsche to Alasdair MacIntyre, Susan Wolf, and Peter Singer—and cover a broad range of topics, from the timeless questions of jus ...more
Paperback, 640 pages
Published August 10th 2010 by Modern Library (first published January 1st 2010)
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I didn't get very far into this before it was due back at the library. Maybe I should go find it again and give it another try.
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I enjoyed most of the chapters. Some were very interesting and there was some confusing parts. Great philosophy book.
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I skipped around in this book quite a bit. Interesting essays, some I had trouble understanding, some I enjoyed.
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